• Ryan Lochte nabs new sponsor after Speedo, others dump him

    NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Lochte has a new sponsor — Pine Bros. Softish Throat Drops — that says people should give the swimmer “a second chance” after he fell from corporate grace following a drunken incident during the Rio Olympics he tried to pass off as a robbery.

  • Dover agrees to sell Nashville track to real estate company

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dover Motorsports, Inc. has a new buyer for the Nashville Superspeedway in a commercial real estate development company.

  • WGN hit series ‘Underground’ moves production to Georgia

    ATLANTA (AP) — The second season of WGN America’s drama series “Underground” has moved filming to southeast Georgia.

  • Breanna Stewart’s jersey, Storm merchandise top WNBA sales

    NEW YORK (AP) — Breanna Stewart now can add the WNBA’s top selling jersey to a year that already includes an NCAA championship and an Olympic gold medal.

  • The most contrarian move in investing: Trust a stock picker

    NEW YORK (AP) — It’s perhaps the most contrarian move in investing today: Trust a stock picker.

  • United States' Breanna Stewart passes around Spain's Laura Gil (24) during the gold medal basketball game at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    Storm’s Stewart leads WNBA jersey sales; Diggins No. 2

    NEW YORK (AP) — Breanna Stewart and the Seattle Storm earned the top spots on the WNBA’s list of best-selling jerseys and team merchandise.

  • The Corrections Corporation of America headquarters are shown Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. Private prison operator CCA wants to seal from public view documents in a lawsuit that claims female visitors to a Tennessee prison were forced to undergo strip searches to prove they were menstruating. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    Prison company fights to seal documents about strip searches

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Private prison operator Corrections Corporation of America is trying to seal from public view documents in a lawsuit that claim female visitors to a Tennessee prison were forced to undergo strip searches to prove they were menstruating.

  • In this Nov. 8, 2015, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison (92) sits on the sidelines during an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders, in Pittsburgh. The NFL players' union says Steelers linebacker James Harrison met Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016,  with league investigators looking into allegations linking him to performance-enhancing drugs. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

    Steelers LB James Harrison meets with NFL investigators

    Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Green Bay Packers defensive players Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers met this week with NFL investigators looking into allegations linking them to performance-enhancing drugs, the players’ union said Thursday.

  • Docs ask feds to probe use of live animals at USC med school

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The emergency-medicine training program at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine violates federal law by using live animals, according to a complaint filed Thursday by a doctors group that seeks alternatives to using animals in medical education and research.

  • Vegas stadium backers down to 2 top sites for Raiders

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Proponents of an NFL stadium in Las Vegas say they’ve narrowed their list to two potential sites and are unwilling to accept any less than $750 million in public funding toward the project, which they hope will provide a new home for the Raiders.